The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of WatchGuard products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited WatchGuard over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Manchester region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within WatchGuard Technologies, Inc.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WatchGuard
Rank - 185 177
Permanent jobs citing WatchGuard 0 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.072% 0.026%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.16% 0.054%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £40,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +90.47%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1709 1841 1865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.73% 44.01% 49.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1376 1561 1605
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £37,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
WatchGuard
North West

WatchGuard
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing WatchGuard across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

WatchGuard Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

WatchGuard
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing WatchGuard across the Manchester region.

WatchGuard Salary Trend in Manchester

WatchGuard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing WatchGuard also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WatchGuard.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel

WatchGuard
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing WatchGuard also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited WatchGuard. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (75.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) SSL
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (75.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (75.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) F5
Manchester
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £22000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago